Google’s Chromebooks still dominate the U.S. market, and Microsoft’s new changes seem aimed at trying to answer and one-up its rival.
Companies including a text messaging app and a provider of STEM tools for teachers raised funding. Also, educational games provider Jumpstart acquired online math program Sokikom, and Microsoft and PowerSchool unveiled a new partnership.
What you can expect to hear from Bett 2018, the annual international ed-tech conference held in London.
California is one of more than 20 states to file suit to stop the Federal Communication Commission’s order, calling it “arbitrary, capricious, and an abuse of discretion.”
The U.S. Department of Education is seeking an outside, nonprofit organization to help it support and build the #GoOpen Network.
BoomWriter Media Inc., a collaboration tool for the crowdsourcing of writing content in schools and colleges, has closed a new round of funding worth $4.1 million.
The study of how districts track spending for each school found that it is difficult to make “apples-to-apples” comparisons of expenditures among schools in a system.
An early childhood programs provider, a startup focused on college loan acquisition, and a company that helps schools monitor online activity all raised new funding.
The developer of online games and apps will pay $650,000 to settle a complaint of privacy violations brought by the FTC.
A recent survey by the Consortium for School Networking found that 40 percent of school district leaders said their systems offer one digital learning device per student.